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Pros and cons of third-party batteries for your camera
Gear Review: TetherTool’s Case Relay
Gear Review: iForway PowerElf Portable Power Station
The Vello BG-N19 Battery Grip for Nikon D850
The Traveling Photographer: Powering Up!
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: 5 Ways to Maximize Your Battery Life
Studio Tip: Add a Battery Grip to Your Camera
GoPro Update Eliminates Off-Brand Batteries & A Huge Surprise
One Must Have Accessory for Event Photographers
Which GoPro Battery Lasts the Longest?
Keep Track of your Rechargeable Batteries
The Best Rechargeable Batteries for your Speedlights

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The Vello BG-N19 Battery Grip for Nikon D850

I recently added a Nikon D850 to my arsenal, and more recently, had the opportunity to test it out with the addition of a Vello BG-N19 battery grip.  The battery grip was provided to me by B&H for the purposes of this

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The Traveling Photographer: Powering Up!

How many times have you pushed the shutter release on your camera, to take that perfect photograph, only to find your battery is dead and you don’t have another. Let’s face it, as photographers we are only as good as

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Studio Tip: Add a Battery Grip to Your Camera

Most high-end digital SLR cameras come with a built-in battery grip. If your camera doesn’t have a grip, don’t worry, 3rd party grips are inexpensive and easy to install. Here’s why you should consider adding a battery grip to your

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Which GoPro Battery Lasts the Longest?

While GoPro cameras offer awesome point of view shots, they don’t have the best battery life. I went into the test labs to see which battery lasted the longest. Learn how close the third party (and much cheaper) batteries were

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Keep Track of your Rechargeable Batteries

Life on set can be crazy . . . You’re thinking about the set design, lights, backgrounds, camera settings, models, hair and makeup, pleasing your clients, the art director breathing down your neck, etc. Every time I finish a shoot,

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Using Battery Powered Lights

Lighting options that don’t require electric power cords are always welcome. In this tutorial I’ll explore some benefits and workflows when using battery-powered lights on a video set. These constant lights can also be adapted for use on a photo

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Canon’s Common Counterfeits

If you’re a Canon body owner, you might think that getting some good spare batteries for cheap would be a great idea! That would mean hours upon hours of shooting, right? Well, those hours could be substantially cut down and

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StudioTipBanner

Studio Tip: Add a Battery Grip to Your Camera

Most high-end digital SLR cameras come with a built-in battery grip. If your camera doesn’t have a grip, don’t worry, 3rd party grips are inexpensive and easy to install. Here’s why you should consider adding a battery grip to your

Read More
battery

Which GoPro Battery Lasts the Longest?

While GoPro cameras offer awesome point of view shots, they don’t have the best battery life. I went into the test labs to see which battery lasted the longest. Learn how close the third party (and much cheaper) batteries were

Read More
rechargeable-battery-bags-featured

Keep Track of your Rechargeable Batteries

Life on set can be crazy . . . You’re thinking about the set design, lights, backgrounds, camera settings, models, hair and makeup, pleasing your clients, the art director breathing down your neck, etc. Every time I finish a shoot,

Read More
bpl

Using Battery Powered Lights

Lighting options that don’t require electric power cords are always welcome. In this tutorial I’ll explore some benefits and workflows when using battery-powered lights on a video set. These constant lights can also be adapted for use on a photo

Read More
Featured-Image-Template

Canon’s Common Counterfeits

If you’re a Canon body owner, you might think that getting some good spare batteries for cheap would be a great idea! That would mean hours upon hours of shooting, right? Well, those hours could be substantially cut down and

Read More
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Get More Power for Your Camera

Running out of battery power in a camera is a sure way to stop shooting. No juice… no pictures. Sure, you could just swap in another battery… but that approach isn’t always convenient or possible. Shooting video? A dead battery

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